August 10-11, 2024


Come celebrate music, art, & culture for all ages at DBQfest. Enjoy this FREE summer festival held in Washington Park in picturesque downtown Dubuque, IA. Features live music, local food, & art fair on BOTH Saturday & Sunday. Free admission for all.

Free to attend!

In 1979 the Dubuque County Fine Arts Society started the state of Iowa’s longest-running Arts Festival. DubuqueFest is produced by The Dubuque County Fine Arts Society, a non-profit organization dedicated to providing arts to the Dubuque community. They have promised to keep DBQfest free to the public.

Shop Artists & Makers

Aaron and Abigail Butcher • Allison McClain Studios • Berlyn Designs • Artem Mathematica • Ariane Parkes-Perret Art  • Geek With Wood • Blue Lily Creations by Candida • Caroles Art Works • Lemon Squeeze Cat • Claire Thoele Art & Design • Dank Artistry • Des Art Designs • Dotty Prince Fine Art • Cricket Hill Pottery • Emily Cotton Cram • Emily Rose Artistry • Green Fox • Artisan Jewelry by Erica Gooding • Gabriela Stangl • Glen Arthur Lowry • Dapper Raptor Studios • Izabella Ortega • Phase Change Photography • Burro Branch Studios • Lilac Valley Creations • JeremyMarquisArt • Art by Jazz • Homestead and Hammer • Jessica Rabbiteer • Eclectic Redesigns • Merfolk • L. Larabee Studio • Jubilation Ceramics • Mimsy Glass Shop • Madelynn Langridge • Mary Beth’s Articulture • Eric Melton-White Pottery • Moriah Bruening • Conversation Pieces • Atlas • Rae’s Space • RMLfish • Sara Rieger • Shayla Ray Art • Revamp • Boho Fluid Art • Shoua Yang • Blue Koi Crafts • Tab Link Handworks • Tiffany Carr • A Lil of That • David Woodworks • Nathan & Clay • Jesser Hernandez • Loot of Lune

Live music + Performers

2024 Musician & Performer applications coming soon!

Food Trucks

2024 Food & Beverage Vendor applications coming soon!

Want to Donate?

Interested in a way to help support the arts, community, and Dubuquefest? Good news! You can safely and securely donate a custom amount directly to Dubuquefest via the Paypal link below. Click now!